MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) — The nationally-ranked Minnesota State softball team hosted Upper Iowa for a doubleheader Thursday afternoon.
MSU wins game one 6-0.
Mackenzie Ward tossed six scoreless innings and struck out 12 in game one.
Mavericks win game two by a final of 5-3 to complete the sweep.
MSU is now 24-7 overall on the season and 13-5 in conference play.
The Mavericks return to the diamond for a doubleheader on the road against Bemidji State this Saturday.